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Talks with tag #front end (clear filter)

Conference Talk

Progressive web apps aim to be reliable, fast and engaging, regardless of form factor or quality of internet connection.

We'll walk through several key aspects of PWAs, illustrating performance and usability improvements by showing quantitative comparisons to an equivalent "classic SPA".

Conference Talk

Ember.js improves productivity by reducing the number of decisions a developer has to make. Part of this comes in the form of "glue" that wires things up and holds them together for us.

We often don't need to worry about this glue, but for those rare times that we need to see or tweak something, it's nice to know your way around!

Conference Talk

As emergent web tools aim to align w/ component web standards, it behooves us to know what those standards are, and where that alignment is